2016 Elections


(Video) Seinfeld writer blasts Steve Bannon for getting rich off Jewish humor

12/18/2016 12:03 PM Updated: 4 months ago

Clinton blames loss on Putin, Comey

12/17/2016 6:53 PM Updated: 4 months ago

  New York (AFP) – Hillary Clinton blames Russian President Vladimir Putin, who had a “personal beef” against her, and a late-hour FBI intervention over her


Last hope for anti-Trump camp is the Electoral College

12/14/2016 10:50 AM Updated: 4 months ago

  Washington (AFP) – Americans aghast over the idea of Donald Trump as president are turning to the Electoral College — the somewhat puzzling, much criticized


With new appointment, Trump’s cabinet is a “Goldman government”

12/13/2016 10:00 AM Updated: 4 months ago

  New York (AFP) – Gary Cohn, tapped Monday by President-elect Donald Trump to head the White House’s National Economic Council, is second-in-command at investment banking


US presidential electors demand briefing on Russian hack

12/13/2016 9:20 AM Updated: 4 months ago

  Washington (AFP) – A group of electors who will ratify the US presidential election results next week on Monday called for a full briefing on


Watch de Blasio on the one mistake that cost Clinton the election

12/12/2016 4:02 PM Updated: 4 months ago
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Why the FBI disagrees with CIA on Russian hack

12/12/2016 12:02 PM Updated: 4 months ago

  The Central Intelligence Agency last week announced that they believed Russia was not only involved in hacks into Democratic operatives’ email accounts but that Russia


Republicans reject reports Russia helped Trump win election

12/11/2016 9:10 AM Updated: 4 months ago

  Washington (AFP) – Republicans on Saturday rejected reports about a secret CIA assessment finding that Russia sought to tip the US presidential election in Donald

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Maybe Trump won the Rust Belt because we call it the Rust Belt

12/08/2016 9:40 AM Updated: 4 months ago

  I’m originally from Michigan, the state that gave President-elect Donald Trump his narrowest election day victory. It was also, to me, his most surprising victory.


Facebook’s Zuckerberg Urges Post-Trump World Not to ‘Disconnect’

11/30/2016 2:30 PM Updated: 5 months ago

  Lima (AFP) – Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg called on world leaders Saturday to forge a more “connected” planet, something he said was under threat


Trump Claims He Won Popular Vote (Updated)

11/27/2016 4:06 PM Updated: 5 months ago

  Despite losing the 2016 presidential election (at least barring a recount), Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton is currently winning the popular vote by approximately 2.2 million,

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Trump Fires Back at Recount in Measured Statement and Angry Tweets

11/27/2016 9:42 AM

  Green Party candidate Jill Stein filed papers for a vote recount in Wisconsin and plans to do the same in two other states, Pennsylvania and


Green Party Files for Recount in Wisconsin

11/27/2016 9:00 AM Updated: 5 months ago

  Washington (AFP) – Former Green Party candidate Jill Stein submitted papers Friday to request a vote recount in Wisconsin, one of three battleground states won

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(Video) Speculation Grows Over Trump’s Top Picks

11/26/2016 5:30 PM Updated: 5 months ago

Fox News leads a panel to discuss and speculate over who will be President-elect Trump’s last top picks for his cabinet positions.


WTO Chief Says No ‘Indication’ US will Quit Body Under Trump

11/25/2016 1:00 PM Updated: 5 months ago

  Geneva (AFP) – The head of the World Trade Organization said Thursday he had received no indication the United States would move to leave the


Eric Adams on Why Trump Won: “People Don’t Realize How Simple Voters Are”

11/24/2016 2:30 PM Updated: 5 months ago

  In a recent interview, Brooklyn Borough President Erik Adams offered his analysis of the recent presidential election, Politico reports. Adams explained how he believes Republican


Trump Considering Ex-rival Ben Carson as Housing Secretary

11/24/2016 12:00 PM Updated: 5 months ago

  span style=”font-family: georgia, palatino, serif; font-size: 14pt;”>Washington (AFP) – Donald Trump’s one-time presidential rival, retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson, appeared to be a cabinet shoo-in Tuesday


Back to 1930s Nationalism? Historians Battle Over Comparison

11/23/2016 10:00 AM Updated: 5 months ago

  Paris (AFP) – In the 1935 novel “It Can’t Happen Here”, an ignorant American demagogue called Buzz Windrip becomes president, promising to make a depressed


Wooing Press, Trump Softens Climate Stance

11/23/2016 9:00 AM Updated: 5 months ago

  Washington (AFP) – Donald Trump signaled his campaign trail dismissal of the threat of climate change may have been hot air after all, saying he


(Video) Kellyanne Conway Agrees With Bernie Sanders to End Identity Politics

11/22/2016 5:00 PM Updated: 5 months ago